Alex Wheatle Brixton Rock updated edition book cover

Short preview with writer Alex Wheatle Q&A Part of Lambeth Readers and Writers Festival 2017

Lambeth Readers and Writers Festival 2017

Welcome to this year’s Lambeth readers and writers festival. The 2017 festival is here with another month-long programme of inspirational literary events – we hope you find something to enjoy.

This year’s highlights include a fantastic Polish Poetry festival, journalist and author Kate Adie headlining a day of literary delights at Omnibus Arts centre, philanthropist and writer Laurie Marsh, the first preview of the film of local award winning writer Alex Wheatle’s Brixton Rock, Caribbean family history expert Paul Crooks… and so much more culminating in an evening with the brilliant journalist Gary Younge. All welcome.

More events to be confirmed. Drop into your local library for full details or contact email

Event details

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Saturday 27 May 2017
7 pm
Brixton Oval
SW2 1 JQ